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carjackings of aggressive type of crime that we see as police officers string of recent carjackings across the denver metro area hide the problem solvers walk you through different scenarios what you can do for happens to you. stay with us and america guns off taking harsh a crime of opportunity for the one you can prepare for their are some things to keepn stranger comes to you after there in your car and still in it. amanda explains. it is very concerning. technician john with the denver police department takes us inside the mind of a carjacker. individual is probably very aggressive individual is probably rushed almost always the victim is caught off guard. our first and area an armed suspect approaches the outside
they key is to make you distract the suspect. that could work. accrete a situation where as the perpetrator becomes more aggravated with you puts you at risk might be better to comply hand over the keys and get out of there. scenario number two on knock on your window. the suspect has a gun. the reaction might be to step on the gas florida and flea. what if other vehicles are pedestrians are in the pat might be better to keep yourself and other safe and let the cargo. an unlocked door a stranger gets inside of your vehicle. best thing to do react immediately get out and run just remember technician white says there isri no ght way to be victimized. going to make a move if there is an opportunity as soon as you see take .
enronment and staying alert you never know when it could happen to you. the problem solvers found out the one thing you absolutely should do though help you and police get a good description of the suspect. a horse of invest with west nile virus the fit r the state not aware of the horses ition tohi pres horse owner can get a vexing the proven to be a very effective prevention tool the horses display symptoms including tilt muscle tremors stumbling lack of tumbling back of coronation and weakness in the length. the tread is showing a high risk for the west nile virus in the county's department of public health issue statement indicating the highest risk is later this month and early september they suggest training any standing water around your house weekly also limit outdoor activities around dusk and dawn take other precautions like wearing insect repellent. different virus viruses causing concerns across america the zeke
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the five dallas please officers killed last month took joaquin cortes nearly two weeks to crte this tribute. the sculpture includes a bald eagle the dlas police department seal and the names of those fallen officers. and new jersey another touching tribute this one from a little league tea set of their names and numbers the players have names of officers killed in the line of duty on their jerseys packing up with the idea as a way to honor fallen officers and the coach also a 14 year veteran department police department thought it was a sitting tribute to officers killed on the job. we wanted to remember our brothers and sisters that have been lost. always great to see that coming from kids to the example. younger kids who look up to them. coming up at what's yellow
if you're gas was this giant it's visiting the us will see what it's doing here and where it's going next. the rockies trying to bounce back after a late collapse. still watching radar it's been dry round here for the most part look over the mountains still a lot of moisture upstream we may still have one thunderstorm roll through denver get tonight more
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mountain so here's radar satellites. we been watching this line as is moving towards denver all indications are that ms. bond of brief downpour or thunderstorm as it comes across indeed here's our live radar look what's going on always a little more up to date than the other radars that i go showed you you can see what's happening on the front end of this starting to blow up a little bit in the form of a couple of out of nederland for example headed towards el dorado springs and also cold creek and one to the south of that. both of them hold together with side right across the i 25 corridor. eighty-one right now that's our current are high we're still sitting at that mark 82 downtown 81 in stapleton 70s and 80s on the westside of denver pinpoint future cast as he had the night indicates that line comes through they may still have a little bit of rain moving
then everything moves away as far as that thunderstorm and rain threads we may have fog this big white area north of denver that is fog for northern colorado into tomorrow morning we start sunny and denver we're still sunny at the lunch hour look at the storms over the mountains they'll roll downhill try to come a crossed our 25 and denver during the afternoon tomorrow. but eventually moved away highs tomorrow warmer than today by 5 degrees 85 for temperature. the denver area tomorrow 85 for stapleton 86 is on the westside of town. seventys and black hawk 80 for evergreen tomorrow if you look at a break it down at times that fog up north mimi sunny here in denver turning partly cloudy at launch a there is our threat of rain and storms for the afternoon met threat is roughly 20 percent 85 degrees over the
happens 87 on monday tomorrow and monday very similar days. the monsoon the seasonable moisture starts to ease tuesday wednesday thursday temperatures go up initially to 90 and then they come down by the end of the week we really try out. the temperatures dip down below 60 degrees in the morning. fifty-five for our morning temperature that's pretty county look up the windows. you would need of really big bad blood to his brash a lounge with his larger-than-life rubber ducky the largest rubber duck while the ducks, ducks making a stop in green bay. 61 feet tall 60 feet around tuna half hours half hours two months later.
you can't fault a guy for trying. hard to believe the broncos are playing with hartford intent in just five days obviously the exhibition season while a lot to do with who says behind center come that first week of september if you're keeping score another good day for trevor simeon and not so good for mark sanchez for a touchdown by bradley roby the second picks six and three practices that sanchez has thrown for his part robie is able to get his hand on the football after a few near misses throughout the rest of camps. i finally got a pick make some pics this camp but i was able to make it happen did my job read the quarterback.
everyone's wearing about death in the secondary turns out is abstinence is given other guys added wraps and 1/guy who's making the most of it happens to be standing by with our candy. talk about the young guys on this defense getting more reps because the defense of players missing parts of training camp one guy who's benefited a lot from that came thing sidelined a second-year quarterback 20 nixon they kid year his head was spinning bernie had to play in the nfl this season is a totally different experience. going in with my position group every day was learning what i need to work on and everything i need to learn to actually make this team this year and give it a good strive. on this looking forward to the secondary.
nixon says there's two guys on this roster who he considers his mentors chris harris junior and demarcus ware of course we're not practicing at all during this training camp he suffering from a back injury taking it very slow but where's this guys that a pyer set is need to be on the field to lead acting headquarters fox 31 denver. the rockies play with 100 time on the season tonight so sure is still a long way to go but you hate letting chances like the through your fingers especially if you believe like i do baseball i do baseball billy is a game of inches rockies appeared to have done all the heavy lifting last night they raised a 1-0 deficit. all they needed was three outs he ninth. one of the two teams are facing for the national excitement wild-card instead carlos says they can't hold the floor in the ninth. now they lose back under 504
we'vhad things like that the first hit are two not real sharp and is settles. usually here he works his way out of those. i think it's a matter -- even worse than that. and i get through. every time i get it out it's a different story. the 3.09 era in his last three starts gives the ball tonight rockies have won four straight series they need this on tonight if there are to have a chance at of fifth in a row the rapids trying to get back on the rails sense still in second place in the mls and six points off of five ? one thrashing at new york post in vancouver tonight.
bring in on our umbrella or a rain jacket. one last thunderstorm is moving right through denver the same tomorrow in the afternoon our storm chances look at the 90s coming back. take a look at this for 80 years old this american alligator is looking pretty good he's getting some special treatment this serbian zoo claims he's the oldest cap it american alligator in the world if he could talk this gator what have stories to tell surviving of world war and three bombings despite his age of 2012 surgery the reptile is said to be in good health.